New York City's law requires workers in the city earn paid sick time at the rate of one hour for every 30 hours worked. In cases where the leave is foreseeable, a notice must be provided at least ten days before its commencement. I have irregular periods they last awhile. I have tummy cramps, also PMS sign of mine. Additionally, an employee may use paid leave that is otherwise available for the time taken off under this provision. Connecticut 's campaign is led by Working Families. The first one done wins!